Attorney David C. Crossley has practiced law since graduating from Suffolk University Law School in 2000. A list of his primary practice areas can be seen here, and you can contact him here. He has been privileged to work as trial counsel in a variety of cases, such as representation of corporate clients in class-action defense litigation before the state and federal courts, consulting in a multi-million dollar securities claim against a U.S. Securities brokerage and representation of clients in commercial litigation. Attorney Crossley has significant experience with bankruptcy, personal-injury, and family law (particularly negotiating Surrogate, Gestational Carrier and Egg Donor agreements). He has also provided legal services to Japanese law firms, legal professionals and businesses such as: Hitachi, The Central Bank of Japan, Kanagawa University, Idemitsu Kosan Co. Ltd., and Quintiles Transnational. Prior to starting the Crossley Law Office in 2004, Attorney Crossley worked as in-House Counsel and supervising attorney for a consumer finance recovery firm and was primarily responsible for handling the defense of complex class actions brought against the firm throughout the country. He successfully defended 100% of the cases from reaching class certification. These actions typically focused on alleged violations of state and federal consumer protection and consumer finance statutes. Before that, Attorney Crossley worked as an Associate Attorney for the Boston law firm LAWSON & WEITZEN, LLP, where he was hired as a law clerk in 1998. While there he was primarily responsible for commercial litigation, family law, securities arbitration, personal injury and medical malpractice actions. Attorney Crossley is proficient in Japanese and has developed a 20 week course on USA law for the Jikei Group of Colleges/ILC in Tokyo, Japan, which is taught to Japanese lawyers and legal professionals from firms such as Allen & Overy, CAST Itoga Law, P.C., and Mori Hamada & Matsumoto, and from companies such as Hitachi, Kirin Holdings Company, Ltd., Asahi Breweries, Ltd., the Japanese business newspaper Nikkei, Metal One and ABeam Consulting. Attorney Crossley is the author of two books: Guide to U.S. law for the Japanese Legal Professional, Jikei Gakuin Press (2007). Fair Debt Risk Management in the Collections Industry, (2003).